Customize Hotkeys For Switching Between Input Languages In Windows 10

windows 10 logo
If you have more than one input languages installed in Windows 10, you can assign a hotkey combination to switch between them as needed. This will be visible in the taskbar too. Here is how: Access Windows Settings (shortcut key : Win key + I) and choose Devices. Next, select Typing. Scroll down to More keyboard settings and click on Advanced keyboard settings. Choose...

How To Configure Wi-Fi In Windows 10 As A Mobile Hotspot

Windows 10 PCs can be used to share Internet connection as a mobile hotspot. A maximum of 8 devices can then be connected when this hotspot is active. Here is how to configure Windows 10 wireless connection as a mobile hotspot. Go to Windows Settings (shortcut key : Windows key + I) > Network & Internet. Choose Mobile hotspot. Drag the slider to on for Share my Internet...

Send Files Through Bluetooth Between Windows 10 PCs Using Nearby Sharing

With the Windows 10 April 2018 update (version 1803), there is now a feature of Nearby sharing. This feature makes it very easy to transfer files between different Windows 10 PCs without setting up a network. It does this by using Bluetooth or a Wi-Fi network. There are other useful Bluetooth features too that Windows 10 makes use of like Dynamic Lock. The prerequisite for Nearby sharing...

How To View Per App Data Usage And Set Data Limits In Windows 10

Windows 10 can list the data usage per app and also set limits on network data consumption similar to that in Windows 8. If you are looking for a third party tool that can monitor the total network bandwidth, NetWorx can be useful. Here is how to manage data usage in Windows 10 : Access Windows Settings (Windows key + I) and go to Network & Internet. To know the data usage per...

How To Sync Passwords Across Different Windows 10 PCs

Sync settings when enabled in Windows 10 will sync your Microsoft account preferences like Themes, Language Preferences and so on. This is to ensure a consistent user experience across all Windows 10 devices that are signed in with the same account. However, for additional security, the syncing of saved passwords isn’t active when signed into a different Windows 10 device. Here is how...

Set Sticky Notes Reminders Using Cortana In Windows 10

The content of Sticky Notes in Windows 10 can be automatically added as a reminder through Cortana. Here is how : Open Sticky Notes by searching for them (Windows key + S), and typing Sticky Notes . Make a new note and enter a specific date, day or time. This will automatically be highlighted. Click on this highlighted part and choose Add Reminder which will be visible at the...